Current Press Releases and Media Statements

2018 Press Releases

The American Journal of Gastroenterology Presents the “Putting Patients First” Special Issue
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2017 Press Releases

GIQuIC Announces Transition to More Agile Technical Platform for Its Quality Registry
FIGmd to Provide Seamless Migration of Data and Enhanced Features

U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer presents new ranking of colorectal cancer screening tests

CMS Approves GIQuIC as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry for the 2017 Reporting Year

American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), Allergan and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Announce Winner of “Picture My IBS” Competition
The Picture My IBS Campaign Showcases Original Patient Artwork to Express the Impact of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day Brings Attention to Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndromes
Genetic Mutations in Lynch Syndrome Convey Cancer Risk Beyond the Colon

Dr. Glenn Eisen Now Leads GIQuIC National Endoscopy Quality Registry
Over Four Million Colonoscopies in Data Set Available for Research


2016 Press Releases

December 20, 2016

ACG Guideline on Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries Recommends “New Normal” for Serum ALT Levels

November 3, 2016

The American Journal of Gastroenterology Presents “The Negative Issue”
Twenty-five Negative Studies that Remind Readers that “Negative is Positive”

April 12, 2016

Low-Dose Aspirin for 50-to-59-Year-Olds with Cardiovascular Disease Risk Recommended for Prevention of Colorectal Cancer

April 8, 2016

Gastroenterology Groups Urge NY State Assembly: Don’t Legislate the Practice of Medicine

February 16, 2016

Proton Pump Inhibitors’ Link to Dementia: Patients on Long-Term PPIs Should Consult Your Physician according to American College of Gastroenterology

Colorectal Cancer Patients Need Colonoscopy After Cancer Resection
U.S. Multi-Society Task Force Releases New Recommendations